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Feb 28 2022 3:23 pm
UK: Ukraine refugee crisis should prompt 'major rethink' of Borders Bill

Controversial Home Office’s Nationality and Borders Bill going through Parliament today Ukrainian refugees likely to be confronted with same anti-refugee policies intended to punish and deter people...

Feb 27 2022 3:07 pm
Ukraine: cluster munitions kill child and two other civilians taking shelter at a preschool

Amnesty verifies the strike on a nursery – the fourth confirmed attack that has struck a school Drone video footage shows cluster munitions striking at least 7 locations on/near the building ‘It is...

Feb 26 2022 11:07 am
Northern Ireland: call for Stormont to ‘step up’ to welcome refugees from Ukraine

Amnesty International has called for Stormont to be ready to ‘step up’ to welcome refugees from Ukraine following the Russian military attacks on the country. Addressing a rally outside Belfast City...

Feb 25 2022 4:17 pm
Ukraine: Russian military have carried out indiscriminate attacks - new expert analysis

Forensic analysis of three separate attacks provides ‘irrefutable evidence’ of breaches of laws of war Likely Russian veto on UN Security Council should be countered by emergency meeting of UN General...

Feb 25 2022 2:34 pm
Beijing 2022: Olympic skater gives away gold medal to protest China's human rights abuses

Swedish Olympic champion Nils van der Poel gives his gold medal to Hong Kong dissident’s daughter ‘His decision to take a stand against China’s crackdown on freedom of expression should spur...

Feb 24 2022 2:44 pm
Pakistan: Guilty verdict in Noor Mukadam case 'significant' but death penalty condemned

Court in Islamabad today sentenced Pakistani-American Zahir Jaffer to death Zafar found guilty of torturing Noor Mukadam with a knuckleduster and using a ‘sharp-edged weapon’ to behead her...

Feb 24 2022 2:19 pm
Colombia: Security forces brutally attacked peaceful protesters in Cali - New Evidence

Protesters were attacked by police in the Siloé neighbourhood of Cali on 3 May last year Three young people were shot and killed during the violence Amnesty’s Crisis Evidence Lab and SITU Research...

Feb 24 2022 1:58 pm
UK: Channel crossings by boat increased last year due to lack of safe routes available

Annual immigration statistics published by Home Office today Data reveals Channel crossings in 2021 higher than previous years In response to the latest immigration statistics released by the Home...

Feb 24 2022 1:20 pm
Ukraine: fears for civilians amid likely indiscriminate Russian attacks

Multi-pronged Russian assault seems highly likely to result in civilian casualties Video footage showing remnants of Russian rocket sticking out of a pavement in Kharkiv underscores risk to civilians...

Feb 22 2022 7:24 am
Russia/Ukraine: human rights laws must be respected as 'potential for full-blown conflict now a devastating reality'

Responding to news that President Vladimir Putin has ordered “peacekeeping operations” to the so called “Donetsk People’s Republic” and “Luhansk People’s Republic” in eastern Ukraine, Amnesty...